Dip a cotton swab in acetone remover and use it to impregnate the adhesive to be removed. Scrape off the remaining glue with a metal scraper.
Add vinegar or oil to the glue and let it sit for a few minutes to dissolve any drying residues. Wipe it with a clean, dry cloth until the glue melts, then wash the plastic part as usual.
Dip a paper towel into the hot vinegar solution and rub it over the glue. Let it rest for five minutes. Then remove the blotting paper and scrape off the rest. You can use ammonia in the solution instead of vinegar, but when using ammonia be sure to work in a well-ventilated area.
UHU All Purpose Power, the transparent, fast and powerful universal adhesive with exceptional adhesive strength. It can be used for single-sided bonding (wet bonding) or double-sided bonding (contact adhesive). Particularly suitable for visible joints and transparent materials.
It is also safe to use on wooden surfaces. WD40 can also loosen adhesion on strong adhesives such as super glue. So, if you are applying glue to the floor or sofa, spray WD40.
According to Readers Digest, WD40 can loosen its grip even with strong adhesives like superglue. For example, if your fingers are glued, spray WD40 between them. You can also use WD40 to break the adhesive bond on other surfaces.
Elmer’s GlueAll is water soluble, so you can wash it off with warm water whenever your brows sting.
Homemade Glue Removal (like Goo Gone)
Dissolve the water-based glue with warm soapy water. Dip a sponge in the water and scrub the affected area until the glue dissolves. If the foam is not enough, dip the sponge in the alcohol and continue scrubbing. Alcohol breaks down the glue and allows it to dissolve quickly.
Add acetone to an area with dried super glue.
UHU All-Purpose Adhesive, the proven liquid synthetic resin adhesive for fast and crystalline bonding. Suitable for universal applications at home, office, model making, school, craft, etc. After application, the adhesive remains temporarily adjustable and the paper does not crease.
A contact adhesive is applied to the two parts to be assembled. UHU contact adhesives such as UHU All Purpose Adhesive Power or UHU greenite are applied using a double-sided adhesive process. They are particularly suitable for bonding thick and soluble materials.
Following the custom of naming paper products after birds, Fischer named glue UHU (pronounced ooohoo, but in many English-speaking countries it is called youhoo) after Uhu, the German term for onomatopoeia
UHU general purpose glue is the most commonly used. It is a clear liquid adhesive that can adhere to a wide variety of materials. It is also a base glue. Practical for small repairs.
If you choose the general purpose glue that UHU is famous for, you can expect the final bond strength to take a little over 24 hours to fully develop, meaning it’s not the glue you should use if you’re in a hurry.
The meaning of UHU